When I saw Kathy’s photos of the gorgeous Rose-breasted Grosbeak, I knew I just had to paint it!
And since today is Draw A Bird Day, I thought it was the perfect opportunity to take out my watercolors and give it a whirl!
I started with a pencil sketch first:
Added a base layer of watercolor:
And finished it with several more layers:
Check out Kathy’s blog at Backyard Bird Nerd if you haven’t already! Her photos will make a bird lover out of you!
Cheers Friends! 🙂